The Nicotine Dependence Center Education Program reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. National Certificate in Tobacco Treatment Practice 4-Day Training May 17 - 20, 2021 The Tobacco Dependence Program is supported by Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey , Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School , Rutgers School of Public Health

A partial list of topics includes: neuropharmacology of nicotine, optimization of pharmacologic management, conducting a basic counseling session, motivational interviewing and other counseling approaches, and application of treatment of tobacco dependence to people with co-morbid conditions.

Mayo Clinic does not endorse any of the third party products and services advertised.A single copy of these materials may be reprinted for noncommercial personal use only. The passing score is 70%.Any candidate taking the NCTTP examination specifically for a NCTTP national certificate must be approved by NAADAC prior to registering for the test. The Nicotine Dependence Center Tobacco Treatment Specialist Certification Program at Mayo Clinic is nationally accredited by the Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs. This course is delivered through a blended learning format in which instruction is completed first online through the Blackboard Learn platform as a self-paced training, followed by a interactive 3-day virtual training.

Because many past participants stated how much they value the Mayo Certification, we will continue to offer Mayo certification with our training as well as re-certification. The virtual portion of the course is a three-day experience that is designed to help participants apply the learning achieved in the online component through demonstrations and practice of patient interactions often encountered in real life situations. Thus no travel is involved.

The virtual training is a web-based interactive learning experience. The Nicotine Dependence Center (NDC) has worked closely with the Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Attestation that you have completed 240 hours (post-TTS training program) of tobacco treatment practice experience.

Tobacco Treatment Specialist and owner of Alpha Lifestyle Center, Kelly Lewis, has been awarded the National Certificate in Tobacco Treatment Practice (NCTTP) on behalf of NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, and the Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD)..

During the 3-day training, Mayo Clinic staff will teach the course using virtual technology. Mayo Clinic is also committed to upholding federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran's status, disability, or status with regard to public assistance. Candidates may take the examination up to three times in a year, with a minimum of one month between examination dates at a cost of $150 per testing event. Must complete the online training prior to attending the onsite trainingThe virtual training will be held June 1-3, 2020. Please email for more information. Certificate Programs - Demonstrate advanced education in diverse topics with the NAADAC Certificate Programs.

Faculty will include Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Center physicians, Master's degree counselors, and education staff. NAADAC, in partnership with the Association for Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence, Inc. (ATTUD), and the Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs (CTTTP) offers the National Certificate in Tobacco Treatment Practice (NCTTP)..

Please review the course prerequisites and cancellation policy prior to registering for the training.

Our team consists of physicians, master-level counselors who are Mayo Clinic Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialists, and other Mayo faculty. Approved Education Providers - NAADAC-approved education providers offer training and education for those who are seeking to become certified and those who want to maintain their certification.

New research shows that the average tobacco user may have made up to … This training program is designed for professionals already providing tobacco dependence treatment and for those with a strong interest in entering the field.